Saturday December 20th, 2014
Saturday December 20th, 2014

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2015: ‘Deltans will back Jonathan, Okowa’

Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan (L) and vice president Namadi Sambo wave to supporters during a presidential primary in Abuja, on December 10, 2014. Jonathan is expected to be formally endorsed as the PDP candidate, with no other challengers, for the next year presidential elections.    AFP PHOTO

  /   in Politics 10:11 pm

Mr. Smart Asekutu, President, Delta Ijaw Peace Movement (DIPM) and a top brass of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta Read More →

PVC distributions: There’s no sinister plot against any state – Igini


  /   in Politics

Barrister Mike Igini is the Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC in Cross River State. In this interview, he bares his min Read More →

Okowa’s running mate: Clark, Manager, Tompolo in a fierce battle

Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa

  /   in Politics

The issue of which ethnic group will produce the running mate to People’s Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in Read More →

Impeachment plots: The fake ‘Amalgedom’ prophesy

Tambuwal and Goodluck Jonathan

  /   in Politics

Politicians, especially, the Nigeria- made brand, are funny. When things are going their way, they can sing Alleluia, but imm Read More →

Why Amosun has failed in Ogun — Gbenga Daniel

Gbenga Daniel

  /   in Politics

Former Ogun State governor, Otunba Justus Olugbenga Daniel on Thursday November 27, 2014 received Vanguard Newspapers’ Gene Read More →

Evaluating SURE-P three years on


  /   in Politics

THREE years ago, Nigeria was in the frenzied grip of another sort of campaign. There were intense arguments for, and against Read More →

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Court stops NASS from summoning Petroleum Minister 

Diezani Alison-Madueke

  /   in Energy

A Federal High court in Abuja presided over by Justice Ahmed Mohammed on Wednesday set aside the summons by the House of Repr Read More →

Alison-Madueke records another first as she’s appointed president of GECF

Petroleum minister, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke

  /   in Energy 9:28 pm

Barely three weeks after her election as the first female President of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Read More →

Unity Bank, Seplat to join NSE 30 Index

File photo: The  floor of Stock exchange

  /   in Business

Unity Bank Plc, Seplat Petroleum and Sterling Bank Plc are among the stocks that have been penciled down by the Nigerian St Read More →

Shippers Council, NPA, MAN bosses nominated for award

File photo: The e-waste-laden ship at the Tin-Can Port Lagos.

  /   in Business

EXECUTIVE Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC, Hassan Bello, Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, N Read More →

Nigeria can generate N1.7trn from LP gas initiative — Minister


  /   in Business

ABUJA: Minister of National Planning, Abubakar Sulaiman, says Nigeria can generate about $10.38 billion (N1.7 trillion), if Read More →

Mentoring programme can curb unemployment, says LCCI


  /   in Business

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has said that mentoring programs can help curb the high level of unemployme Read More →

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Jonathan deserve a second term to continue the good work – Yobo

Skipper of Nigerian football team Joseph Yobo (C) holding the Africa Cup of Nations trophy arrives at the airport in Abuja, on February 12, 2013. The newly crowned African champions Nigerian Super Eagles arrives in Abuja to a warm reception by fans and government officials after defeating Burkina Faso to win the 2013 African Cup of Nations in South Africa. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 9:03 am

Former captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, on Friday led a group known as PDP Ward 2 Ward Initiative to the Presidentia Read More →

Tide turns against Keshi


  /   in Sports

The tide appears to have been turned against out-of-contract Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi, who not only has lost the supp Read More →

Siasia: Don’t expect miracles from me


  /   in Sports

Dream Team Coach Samson Siasia has admitted that producing another Olympic team for Nigeria is a big challenge and has plead Read More →

Flying Eagles crush Highlanders 10-0

TOO OLD FOR EAGLES? — Flying Eagles.

  /   in Sports 10:19 pm

Nigeria Amateur side, Highlanders FC were the latest team to suffer defeat to the Manu Garba led Flying Eagles, losing 10-0 i Read More →

Eagles slump, ends 2014 outside top 40

HUMBLED: Super Eagles players listen to their coach before training ahead of the return clash with Sudan on Wednesday.

  /   in Sports

African champions, Nigeria will end 2014 in 43rd place in the monthly Fifa rankings released by the world football governing Read More →

Ike Uche signs new deal


  /   in Sports

Ikechukwu Uche has signed a contract extension at Villarreal until 2017, the player has revealed. Read More →

Entertainment View All →

There may be sequel to 30 Days in Atlanta —AY


  /   in Entertainment 9:21 pm

Comedian, Ayo Makun also known as AY has revealed that his wave-making movie 30 Days In Atlanta cost him a lot financially. Read More →

Seyi Hunter returns with Indecent Assault


  /   in Entertainment

Seyi Hunter is one budding actress who continues to reinvent her brand and walk the path less travelled. The sexy Industrial Read More →

Jaywon, Sound Sultan, others for Music Africa Beach Splash


  /   in Entertainment

Eleko beach in Lagos will play host to Music Africa Beach Splash on the 21st of December 2014 at the Chaka Beach Resorts. In Read More →

Madonna releases six new songs


  /   in Music

Madonna on Saturday suddenly released six new songs months ahead of schedule, upset that early versions had leaked online. Read More →

What my big bum has put me through – Didi Ekanem


  /   in Showtime People

Didi Ekanem is one of the fast rising actresses in Nollywood. Her bum marks her out, but Didi wants to be recognised for her Read More →

Judith Audu ecstatic over AMVO nomination


  /   in Home Video People

Fast rising actress, Judith Audu, is currently in a happy mood. Her movie,Not Right, was one of the films nominated in the Be Read More →


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